Complex Contraception Clinic

The UCSF Complex Contraception Clinic serves women with medical factors that complicate their options for birth control. We provide all methods of contraception, including (though not limited to) long-acting reversible contraception and sterilization. Patients who may benefit from our services include those who have:

  • History of cancer or current cancer
  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Migraines
  • Seizure disorders
  • Obesity
  • Developmental delay
  • Received an organ transplant or undergo dialysis
  • Conditions for which they take teratogenic medications (medications that may cause birth defects in the event of pregnancy), such as Accutane
  • Clotting or bleeding disorder
  • Spinal cord injury
  • Uterine abnormality
  • History of difficult insertions or removals of intrauterine devices or contraceptive implants
  • Dissatisfaction with or side effects from previous or current contraceptive methods

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    Related clinics

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    1500 Owens St., Suite 380
    San Francisco, CA 94158

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    2356 Sutter St.
    San Francisco, CA 94143

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    333 Gellert Blvd., Suite 120
    Daly City, CA 94015

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    1825 Fourth St., Third Floor
    San Francisco, CA 94158

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